Please join the Witness Stones Committee for another installment of their book group. Community members are invited to discuss Colson Whitehead’s novel The Underground Railroad, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. The conversation will be led and facilitated by Hazel V. Carby, the Charles C. and Dorathea S. Dilley Professor of African American Studies and Professor of American Studies at Yale University, and Donna Daniels, Ph.D., Management Consultant and Cultural Anthropologist.
Community members are asked to read The Underground Railroad in advance of the book group discussion. A number of copies of the book are available at the library. We hope to see you there!
To learn more about the Witness Stones Project, please visit witnessstones.org
Through research, education, and civic engagement, the Witness Stones Project seeks to restore the history and to honor the humanity and contributions of the enslaved individuals who helped build our communities.